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Scrapbook Classes

Ready to learn something new?

Maybe you're already a happy scrapper and want to try a new technique. Or maybe you've never scrapbooked before and it's time to archive your memories or create a specific project.

There will be scrapbooking classes at the Expo May 13 and 14.

To see the variety, click here.

The Expo will be held at the National Fairgrounds and Agricenter in Perry.

 

Made in America

Made in America

There is a new movement happening, anything handmade and local are hot items these days. You can see this happening online at Etsy.com, your local craft shows during the holidays and your local farmers markets in spring.  Who wouldn’t want something grown or made/crafted with skilled hands from a neighbor?  I know I do! 

I know you’ve seen it.  But do you understand it? The new buzz phrase… “Made in America.”  Sounds great doesn’t it….Say out loud  “Made in America.”  

Ok.. so maybe I should have said “ Buy Local”…  Or what about “Handcrafted,” “Handmade,” and “Homemade.”  I have to ask the big question?  Do you buy local? Or just grab something from the big box stores? 

2nd Annual Paper Crafting Extravaganza

This is an expo for all the scrapbooking fiends out there!

The cropping, shopping, classes, make-n-takes, prizes and giveaways is all on Friday & Saturday, May 13 & 14.

You can find this expo at the Georgia National Fairgrounds & Agricenter in Perry.

Vendor hours are at 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and cropping hours are 9 a.m. until 11 p.m. both days.

Parking is free, pre-registration is $5 and admission at the door is $7.

Perry High FFA Fundraiser

Perry High School’s FFA is selling barbecue plates as a fundraiser.  Orders are now being accepted. 

Plates will be ready for pickup on Thursday April 21, 2011, from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.  For only $7, the meal includes pulled pork, baked beans, chips, bread and dessert. 

Orders may be picked up at the Perry High School canning plant located behind the main school building. 

 

Junior Journalist Auditions

Junior journalist auditions will take place today at the Galleria Mall in Centerville from 4-6 p.m.

The child auditioning must be born between August 1, 1998 and August 1, 2001. You must bring proof of date of birth to the audition.

The audition in Macon will take place Tuesday, April 5 from 4-6 p.m. in the Museum of Arts and Sciences.

The children will be scored on the spot during the first round of auditions. The top scoring 50 kids will be called back for a second round, where they will answer questions on camera. A panel of 13WMAZ employees will judge those auditions. The top scoring 25 kids will move on to a final round that will be judged by a community panel. We will not contact the children between rounds 2 and 3. We will surprise the winning children in their classrooms before school lets out for the summer.

Meet Perry Idol Finalists

The Perry Idol Finale happened last weekend at River Church. Click to see the full article.

 

Tickets were sold out.

Winners won cash prizes.

Dogwood Festival Vendor Applications

Dogwood Festival Vendor Applications

For the 23rd Annual Dogwood Festival, vendor applications are now being accepted.

The Dogwood Festival is scheduled for April 9-10, 2011.

Call 478-987-1234 for more information.